Eric THAKE, Epstein, Einstein? I can never remember!. Enlarge 1 /1

Eric THAKE

Auburn, Victoria, Australia 1904 – Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1982

Epstein, Einstein? I can never remember!. [Epstein's bust of Einstein.] 1962 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin cream paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 7/40
Edition: edition of 40

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right within image in black pencil, 'Eric Thake 1962'. titled lower right within image in black pencil, 'IN THE MELBOURNE GALLERY/ Epstein, Einstein? I can never remember!'. inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '7/40'. inscribed by Thake at bottom of sheet, '(self-portrait, contemplating Epsteins bust of Einstein)'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.1 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 30.6 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1972
Accession No: NGA 72.216
Subject: Australia, Printed ephemera: Greeting card: Christmas
Provenance:
  • Purchased from Langsam Galleries, Melbourne, 1972.